Xeloma leprosa

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Xeloma leprosa
Xeloma leprosa (Burmeister, 1842) (3364768091) (2).jpg
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Animalia
Phylum: Arthropoda
Class: Insecta
Order: Coleoptera
Family: Scarabaeidae
Subfamily: Cetoniinae
Genus: Xeloma
Species: X. leprosa
Binomial name
Xeloma leprosa
Burmeister, 1842

Cetonia amakosa
Boheman, 1857
Pseudoprotaetia puncticollis
Kraatz, 1899
Pseudoprotaetia stictica
Kraatz, 1882
Pseudoprotaetia soror
Kraatz, 1899

Xeloma leprosa is a species of scarab beetle belonging to the subfamily Cetoniinae. It is found in tropical regions of Africa including Namibia, Zimbabwe, Transvaal, Natal and Angola.[1]


  1. ^ a b Bisby FA; Roskov YR; Orrell TM; Nicolson D.; Paglinawan LE; Bailly N.; Kirk PM; Bourgoin T.; Baillargeon G.; Ouvrard D. (2011). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life: 2013 Annual Checklist. Species 2000.